P-plater detected speeding more than 70km/h over limit near Goulburn

Police have fined a P-plate driver after she was detected speeding more than 70km/h over the legal limit near Goulburn yesterday.

Goulburn Highway Patrol officers detected a Volkswagen Golf allegedly travelling at 164km/h in a 110km/h zone on the Federal Highway, Wollogorang, 34km south of Goulburn, about 4.30pm (Tuesday 6 October 2020).

Police stopped the vehicle a short distance away and spoke to the driver, an 18-year-old woman, who holds a P1 licence and can’t legally exceed more than 90km/h.

She was issued with a $2520 fine for the offence of ‘P1 driver exceed 90km/h – over 45km/h’ and her licence was suspended after six demerit points were deducted.

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